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The Death of Jim Amidst FUNKY ish

The Death of Jim Amidst FUNKY ish

James Garner stood tall along side singers Joan Baez, group Peter, Paul & Mary, Odetta Holmes, Mahalia Jackosn and Bob Dylan, joining A-List actors Marlon Brando, Burt Lancaster, Charlton Heston, Paul Newman & wife Joanne Woodward, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Diahann Carroll, Harry Belafonte, Lena Horne, Sidney Poitier, Maya Angelou, Josephine Baker, Sammy Davis, Jr., opera singer Marian Anderson, baseball legend Jackie Robinson and writer James Baldwin at the Civil Rights Movement’s “March on Washington.”

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President Obama Commemorates The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

President Obama Commemorates The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

President Obama delivers remarks at the Let Freedom Ring ceremony on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

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The March On Washington Movement

The March On Washington Movement

The Museum Of UnCut Funk is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

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Obama Awards Bayard Rustin The Presidential Medal of Freedom

Obama Awards Bayard Rustin The Presidential Medal of Freedom

The White House announced that Bayard Rustin, the trailblazing civil rights activist, will be posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States.

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